Joseph J. "Joe Vee" Vieradka
1944 - 2016
BORN
1944
DIED
2016
FUNERAL HOME
Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home
241 Rt. 94
Vernon, NJ
VERNON - Joseph J. "Joe Vee" Vieradka, 72, died Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at Castlepoint Veterans Hospital in Wappingers Falls, N.Y.
Joe, son of the late Joseph and Helen (Lyness) Vieradka, was born in Paterson on July 30, 1944. He has been a longtime resident of the Highland Lakes section of Vernon. Joe went to St. George's Grammar School in Paterson, and graduated from St. Peter's Prep in Jersey City. He also attended McMurray College in Illinois.
Joe was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, serving from 1965-1971. He was a lifetime member of Wallkill Valley Memorial VFW Post No. 8441, of Vernon, and had served as post commander from 1995-1996. Joe also served as the post's club manager for over 20 years.
He is survived by his cousins, George Sterling, of Woodland Park, and Rita Redy, of Seaside Park, as well as many friends.
A memorial service will be held at Wallkill Valley Memorial VFW Post No. 8441, 313 Route 94, Vernon, on Saturday Aug. 27, at 3 p.m. A repast will follow until 6 p.m.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94, Vernon. For directions and online condolences, please see www.fergusonvernonfuneralhome.com.
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Published by The New Jersey Herald on Aug. 21, 2016.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Aug
27
Memorial service
3:00p.m.
Wallkill Valley Memorial VFW Post 8441
313 Rt. 94, Vernon, NJ
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Wow, just found out about your passing, I am so broken hearted. I have no words to really state how I feel, was coming up this year and wanted to catch up, like you did when you came to Florida...Love you dearly, RIP beautiful
Roseann Iannaccone
December 15, 2017
Mutatur non Tollitor, Vee.Priceless memory of you and Steve Henzak reconnecting at our 50th.Tell Zucconi , "it's Vieradka, not Verduca" when you encounter him.Set it straight for eternity.
Bob Zakhar
September 3, 2016
May the God of comfort be with you all at this time. 1 Cor. 4:3,3,4.
T Moris
August 28, 2016
My Dear Friend Joe, A very sad day. I will miss you. Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow, and always, You were my friend. Where did all of those years go? It seems just like yesterday. WOW !!! Turn around, blink your eyes, and were gone. Go fly Freebird. God welcomes You. I love You, Joanne Shauger
August 26, 2016
My dear friend Joe, My heart is broken. Truly a sad day. With many memories in my heart. You were my friend. Yesterday Today Tomorrow and Always. I will forever miss you Where did all of those years go? Turn around, blink your eyes and they are gone.It seems just like yesterday. WOW !!! Go fly Freebird. God welcomes you. I love you, Joanne Shauger
August 26, 2016
"The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are". Rest in peace, Joe "...may God enfold you in the mantle of his love"
Kathi
August 24, 2016
The best intramural power forward at St. Peter's Prep. RIP, Big Guy.

Mel Logan
August 22, 2016
RIP Joe....great memories and a lot of laughs you will be missed.
Rich Stoltenborg
August 22, 2016
RIP JOE
harry fannon
August 21, 2016
SAFE TRIP HOME JOE. YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR YOU!
August 21, 2016
David & Cheryl Kretzschmar
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August 21, 2016
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